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CVE-2009-1313 Detail

Description

The nsTextFrame::ClearTextRun function in layout/generic/nsTextFrameThebes.cpp in Mozilla Firefox 3.0.9 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) and probably execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors. NOTE: this vulnerability reportedly exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2009-1302.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  04/30/2009

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1313
Original release date:
04/30/2009
Last revised:
09/28/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.3 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://securitytracker.com/id?1022126 External Source SECTRACK 1022126
http://securitytracker.com/id?1022127 External Source SECTRACK 1022127
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2009&m=slackware-security.350967 External Source SLACKWARE SSA:2009-118-01
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:111 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2009:111
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-23.html External Source CONFIRM http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-23.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34743 External Source BID 34743
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-765-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-765-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1180 External Source VUPEN ADV-2009-1180
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=489647 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=489647
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=489676 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=489676
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=490233 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=490233
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=497447 External Source CONFIRM https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=497447
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10446 External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10446
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-0449.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2009:0449

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10446
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:10446

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1
OR
cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

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